Roll of Honour Thomas Welsby Clark

Service number S/4449
Rank Able Seaman
Unit HMAS Sydney (II)
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 20 November 1941
Place of Death Indian Ocean
Cause of Death Killed in action
Age at Death 21
Cemetery or Memorial Details Geraldton War Cemetery, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
Source AWM146 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Royal Australian Navy

Location on the Roll of Honour

Thomas Welsby Clark's name is located at panel 7 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Thomas Welsby Clark's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 23 June 2023 at 3:17am
  • Wed 20 September 2023 at 2:33am
  • Wed 27 December 2023 at 12:15am
  • Sun 07 April 2024 at 12:51am

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.